Landscaper

Industry

Agriculture Fishing and Forestry

Advert ID

USA_422370

Location

Greensboro

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD11/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Burlington/Winston-Salem NC Area - (USA) 3286 South Church Street NC Burlington , NC - 27215-9149 Phone : 855-591-7454

ContactNumber

855-591-7454

Job Description

Landscape or maintain grounds of property using hand or power tools or equipment. Workers typically perform a variety of tasks, which may include any combination of the following: sod laying, mowing, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking, sprinkler installation, and installation of mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units. No chainsaws, chippers, tree climbing or pesticide use.

General Responsibilities:

* Mows lawns and trims grass around walks, flower beds, trees and walls.

* Removes fallen or damaged leaves, branches, and twigs using mowers, tractors and other hand

and power tools.

* Lays out and maintains flower beds, mulch beds, or other decorative vegetation.

* Maintains and sharpens tools and makes minor repairs on equipment, as needed.

* Plants, fertilizes, waters and uses weed and insect control products at the direction of the

immediate Supervisor to maintain grass, flowers, trees and shrubs.

* Removes snow and ice from walks, roads and driveways, utilizing hand tools, machines or

vehicles.

* Spreads salt, picks up litter, rakes, removes debris from hard surfaces. .

* Cleans drainage ditches and culverts, including, but not limited to the filling of potholes

* May perform marking and maintenance of sports fields.

* Performs routine cleaning and maintenance on gardening and grounds equipment.

* May participate in the setup and tear-down of event furniture, such as tables, chairs and tents.

* May participate in the movement of furniture, supplies and material.

* Attends training programs (classroom and virtual) as designated.

* Complies with all company safety and risk management policies and procedures.

* Reports all accidents and injuries in a timely manner.

* Participates in regular safety meetings, safety training and hazard assessments.

* Applies all applicable OSHA and related local safety requirements to all assigned work.

* Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

* May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

Experience/Knowledge:

* High School diploma, GED or equivalent experience.

* 1 to 2 years of related work experience.

Skills/Aptitude:

* Ability to present self in a highly professional manner to others and understands that honesty

and ethics are essential.

* Ability to maintain a positive attitude.

* Ability to communicate with co-workers and other departments with professionalism and

respect.

* Ability to maintain a professional relationship with all coworkers, vendor representatives,

supervisors, managers, customers and client representatives.

* Ability to use all relevant electronic and communication devices.

* Adapts procedures, processes, tools equipment and techniques to accomplish the requirements

of the position.

* Ability to effectively communicate policies, and/or procedures in a manner easily understood by

fellow employees.

* Knowledge of and proficiency in all OSHA and local requirements related to all assigned work.

License/Qualifications

Certifications: Possess valid driver's license if assigned to drive a vehicle.

General Qualifications:

* Willingness to be open to learning and growing.

* Maturity of judgment and behavior.

* Maintains high standards for work areas and appearance.

* Ability to work a flexible schedule.

* Must comply with any dress code requirements.

* Must be able to work nights, weekends and some holidays.